Lunch Timer Discussion with Lynn Paltrow, Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnant Women(More about event)
Lynn M. Paltrow, J.D., is the founder and executive director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women. A graduate of Cornell University and New York University School of Law, she combines legal advocacy with grassroots and national organizing to secure the human rights, health and welfare of all women, especially those who are most vulnerable—low-income women, women of color, and drug-using women. In addition to fellowships from NYU and Georgetown and an honorary degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Ms. Paltrow has been honored with the Gerald Le Dain Award for Achievement in the Field of Law and the Barbara Seaman Award for Activism in Women’s Health. She was named one of “21 Women Leaders for the 21st Century” by Women’s E-news.
Audience: RSVP required: To request a seat email Femke DeRuyter (firstname.lastname@example.org). RSVP deadline: Monday, 4/22.
Location: 015 Robertson Hall
Date/Time: 04/24/13 at 12:15 pm - 04/24/13 at 1:00 pm
Department: Center for Health and Wellbeing